November 2014

Books and chapters

Miller, P.G., Pennay, A., Droste, N., Jenkinson, R., Quinn, B., Chikritzhs, T.N., Tomsen, S., Wadds, P., Jones, S., Palmer, D., Barrie, L., Lam, T., Gilmore, W. and Lubman, D. (2014). Patron Offending and Intoxication in Night-Time Entertainment Districts (POINTED). In Manton, L., Room, R., Giorgi, C. and Thorn, M. (eds.) Stemming the tide of alcohol: Liquor licensing and the public interest. Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education in collaboration with the University of Melbourne.



Chow, S., Iversen, J., & Maher, L. (2014). Drug injection trends among participants in the Australian Needle and Syringe Program Survey, 2009-2013. Drug Trends Bulletin, October Supplement 2014, 1-4.  Go to website.

Pascal, R., Gilmore, W., Broyd, A., Lensvelt, E. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2014). Trends in estimated alcohol attributable deaths in Australia, 1996-2010: Liver cancer, alcoholic liver disease and colorectal cancer. National Alcohol Indicators Project, Bulletin 13. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth. Go to website.

Roxburgh, A., & Burns, L. (2014). Accidental drug-induced deaths due to opioids in Australia, 2010. NIDIP Bulletin, August 2014, 1-9. Go to website.


Journal articles

Alam-Mehrjerdi, Z., Noori, R., & Dolan, K. (2014). Opioid use, treatment and harm reduction services: the first report from the Persian Gulf region. Journal of Substance Use, Advance online publication, 1-7. DOI: 10.3109/14659891.2014.966344. Go to website.

Allsop, S. (2014). Two simple questions may be used as the first screening step for alcohol problems in primary care: systematic review. Evidence Based Nursing. Advance online publication. DOI: 10.1136/eb-2014-101954. Go to website.

Anderson, A. E., Hure, A. J., Kay-Lambkin, F. J., & Loxton, D. J. (2014). Women’s perceptions of information about alcohol use during pregnancy: a qualitative study. BMC Public Health, 14, 1048. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-1048. Go to website (open access).

Battams, S., Roche, A.M., Fischer, J.A., Lee, N.K., Cameron, J., & Kostadinov, V. (2014) Workplace risk factors for anxiety and depression in male-dominated industries: A systematic review. Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine. DOI:10.1080/21642850.2014.954579. Go to website (open access).

Bohanna, I., Bird, K., Copeland, J., Roberts, N., & Clough, A. (2014). A service-level action research intervention to improve identification and treatment of cannabis and related mental health issues in young Indigenous Australians: a study protocol. BMJ Open, 4, e005689. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005689 Go to website (open access).

Bowring, A., Vella, A. M., Degenhardt, L., Hellard, M., & Lim, M. S. C. (2014). Sexual identity, same-sex partners and risk behaviour among a community-based sample of young people in Australia. International Journal of Drug Policy, Advance online publication, 1-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2014.07.015. Go to website.

Butterworth, P., Slade, T., & Degenhardt, L. (2014). Factors associated with the timing and onset of cannabis use and cannabis use disorder: Results from the 2007 Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Well-Being. Drug and Alcohol Review, 33(5), 555-564. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12183. Go to website.

Calabria, B., Clifford, A., Shakeshaft, A. P., Conigrave, K. M., Simpson, L., Bliss, D., & Allan, J. (2014). Identifying Aboriginal-specific AUDIT-C and AUDIT-3 cutoff scores for at-risk, high-risk, and likely dependent drinkers using measures of agreement with the 10-item Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test. Addiction Science & Clinical Practice, 9, 17. DOI: 10.1186/1940-0640-9-17. Go to website (open access). 

Carragher, N., Byrnes, J., Doran, C. M., & Shakeshaft, A. (2014). Developing an alcohol policy assessment toolkit: application in the western Pacific. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 92(10), 726-733. DOI: 10.2471/BLT.13.130708. Go to website (open access).

Carragher, N., Krueger, R. F., Eaton, N. R., Markon, K. E., Keyes, K. M., Blanco, C., Saha, T. D., & Hasin, D. S. (2014). ADHD and the externalizing spectrum: direct comparison of categorical, continuous, and hybrid models of liability in a nationally representative sample. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 49, 1307-1317. DOI: 10.1007/s00127-013-0770-3. Go to website.

Charlson, F. J., Diminic, S., Lund, C., Degenhardt, L., & Whiteford, H. A. (2014). Mental and substance use disorders in Sub-Saharan Africa: predictions of epidemiological changes and mental health workforce requirements for the next 40 years. PLoS ONE, 9(10), e110208. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0110208. Go to website (open access).

Courtney, R. J., Bradford, D., Martire, K. A., Bonevski, B., Borland, R., Doran, C., Hall, W., Farrell, M., Siahpush, M., Sanson-Fisher, R., West, R., & Mattick, R. P. (2014). A randomized clinical trial of a financial education intervention with nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) for low socio-economic status Australian smokers: a study protocol. Addiction, 109(10), 1602-1611. DOI: 10.1111/add.12669. Go to website.

Daneshmand, R., Alam Mehrjerdi, Z., & Samiee, M. (2014). Maintenance treatment with opium tincture: a preliminary qualitative study of the factors related to treatment entry. Iranian Journal of Public Health, 43(8), 1123-1131. Go to website.

Dare, J., Wilkinson, C., Allsop, S., Waters, S., McHale, S. (2014). Social engagement, setting and alcohol use among a sample of older Australians. Health and Social Care in the Community, 22 (5), 524-532. DOI: 10.1111/hsc.12110. Go to website.

Degenhardt, L., Larney, S., Kimber, J., Farrell, M., & Hall, W. (2014). Excess mortality among opioid-using patients treated with oral naltrexone in Australia. Drug and Alcohol Review, Advance online publication, 1-7. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12205. Go to website.

Doyle, J. S., Degenhardt, L., Pedrana, A. E., McBryde, E. S., Guy, R. J., Stoové, M. A., Weaver, E. R., Grulich, A. E., Lo, Y., & Hellard, M. E. (2014). Effects of HIV antiretroviral therapy on sexual and injecting risk-taking behaviour: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Clinical Infectious Diseases, Advance online publication, 1-12. DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciu602. Go to website.

Farrell, M. (2014). Drug legalisation: International drug control treaties need to allow for policy experiments: Editorial. BMJ, 349, g5233. DOI: 10.1136/bmj.g5233. Go to website.

Farrugia, A. (2014). Assembling the dominant accounts of youth drug use in Australian harm reduction drug education. The International Journal on Drug Policy, 25, (4), 663-672. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2014.04.019. Go to website.

Gisev, N., Gibson, A., Larney, S., Kimber, J., Williams, M., Clifford, A., Doyle, M., Burns, L., Butler, T., Weatherburn, D. J., & Degenhardt, L. (2014). Offending, custody and opioid substitution therapy treatment utilisation among opioid-dependent people in contact with the criminal justice system: comparison of Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. BMC Public Health, 14, 920. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-920. Go to website (open access).

Gray, D., Wilson, M., Allsop, S., Saggers, S., Wilkes, E., Ober, C. (2014). Barriers and enablers to the provision of alcohol treatment among Aboriginal Australians: A thematic review of five research projects. Drug and alcohol review: 33, (5),482-490. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12137. Go to website.

Hakkarainen, P., Frank, V. A., Barratt, M. J., Dahl, H. V., Decorte, T., Karjalainen, K., Lenton, S., Potter, G., & Werse, B. (2014). Growing medicine: Small-scale cannabis cultivation for medical purposes in six different countries. International Journal of Drug Policy, Advance online publication, 1-7. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2014.07.005. Go to website.

Hall, W. D., & Degenhardt, L. (2014). Afghanistan has a sizeable problem with opioid use. The Lancet Global Health, 2(10), e557 - e558. DOI: 10.1016/S2214-109X(14)70299-2. Go to website.

Handley, T., Kay-Lambkin, F., Inder, K., Lewin, T., Attia, J., Fuller, J., Perkins, D., Coleman, C., Weaver, N., & Kelly, B. (2014). Self-reported contacts for mental health problems by rural residents: predicted service needs, facilitators and barriers. BMC Psychiatry, 14, 249. DOI: 10.1186/s12888-014-0249-0. Go to website (open access).

Horyniak, D., Dietze, P., Degenhardt, L., Agius, P., Higgs, P., Bruno, R., Alati, R., & Burns, L. (2014). Age-related differences in patterns of criminal activity among a large sample of polydrug injectors in Australia. Journal of Substance Use, Advance online publication, 1-9. DOI: 10.3109/14659891.2014.950700. Go to website.

Ireland, S., Wulili Narjic, C., Belton, S., McGrath, A. and Saggers, S. (2014). "Jumping around': Exploring young women's behaviour and knowledge in relation to sexual health in a remote Aboriginal community. Culture, Health and Sexuality. Advance online publication. DOI: 10.1080/13691058.2014.937747. Go to website.

Jiang, H., Livingston, M., & Manton, E. (2014). The effects of random breath testing and lowering the minimum legal drinking age on traffic fatalities in Australian states. Injury Prevention, Advance online publication. DOI: 10.1136/injuryprev-2014-041303. Go to website.

Jones, S. C., Barrie, L., Gregory, P., Allsop, S. and Chikritzhs, T. (2014). The influence of price-related point-of-sale promotions on bottle shop purchases of young adults. Drug and Alcohol Review. Advance online publication. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12181. Go to website.

Kassebaum, N. J., Bertozzi-Villa, A., Coggeshall, M. S., Shackelford, K. A., Steiner, C., … Degenhardt, L., … & Lozano, R. (2014). Global, regional, and national levels and causes of maternal mortality, 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013. The Lancet, 384(9947), 980-1004. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)60696-6. Go to website.

Kay-Lambkin, F. J., Simpson, A. L., Bowman, J., & Childs, S. (2014). Dissemination of a computer-based psychological treatment in a drug and alcohol clinical service: an observational study. Addiction Science & Clinical Practice, 9, 15. DOI: 10.1186/1940-0640-9-15. Go to website (open access).

Kaye, S., Gilsenan, J., Young, J. T., Carruthers, S., Allsop, S., Degenhardt, L., Van de Glind, G., & Van den Brink, W. (2014). Risk behaviours among substance use disorder treatment seekers with and without adult ADHD symptoms. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, Advance online publication, 1-8. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.08.008. Go to website.

Lancaster, K., Santana, L., Madden, A., & Ritter, A. (2014). Stigma and subjectivities: Examining the textured relationship between lived experience and opinions about drug policy among people who inject drugs. Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy, Advance online publication, 2-8. DOI: 10.3109/09687637.2014.970516. Go to website.

Larance, B., Carragher, N., Mattick, R. P., Lintzeris, N., Ali, R., & Degenhardt, L. (2014). A latent class analysis of self-reported clinical indicators of psychosocial stability and adherence among opioid substitution therapy patients: Do stable patients receive more unsupervised doses? Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 142, 46-55. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.05.018. Go to website.

Lawn, W.M., Barratt, M.J., Williams, M.L., Horne, A. and Winstock, A.R. (2014). The NBOMe hallucinogenic drug series: Patterns of use, characteristics of users and self-reported effects in a large international sample. Journal of Psychopharmacology, 28, (8), pp. 780-788. DOI: 10.1177/0269881114523866. Go to website.

Lee, K. S. K., Chikritzhs, T., Wilson, S., Wilkes AO, E., Gray, D., Room, R. and Conigrave, K. M. (2014), Better methods to collect self-reported alcohol and other drug use data from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. Drug and Alcohol Review, 33: 466–472. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12159. Go to website.

Lenton, S., Asmussen, Frank, V., Barratt, M.J. and Potter, G. (2014). Attitudes of cannabis growers to regulation of cannabis cultivation under a non-prohibition cannabis model. International Journal of Drug Policy. Advance online publication. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2014.08.002. Go to website.

Lenton, S., Dietze, P., Olsen, A., Wiggins, N., McDonald, D. and Fowlie, C. (2014). Working together: making naloxone available for peer administration to prevent opioid overdose deaths in Australian Capital Territory and beyond. Drug and Alcohol Review. Advance online publication. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12198. Go to website.

Lenton, S., Frank, V. A., Barratt, M. J., Dahl, H. V., & Potter, G. R. (2014). Attitudes of cannabis growers to regulation of cannabis cultivation under a non-prohibition cannabis model. International Journal of Drug Policy, Advance online publication, 1-10. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2014.08.002. Go to website.

Livingston, M. (2014). Socioeconomic differences in alcohol-related risk-taking behaviours. Drug and Alcohol Review, Advance online publication, 1-8. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12202. Go to website.

Mathers, B. M., & Degenhardt, L. (2014). Examining non-AIDS mortality among people who inject drugs. AIDS, Advance online publication, 1-10. DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000435. Go to website.

Matthews, A. J., Bruno, R., Dietze, P., Butler, K., & Burns, L. (2014). Driving under the influence among frequent ecstasy consumers in Australia: Trends over time and the role of risk perceptions. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, Advance online publication, 1-7. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.09.015. Go to website.

McBride, N. (2014). Alcohol use during pregnancy: Considerations for Australian policy. Social Work in Public Health, 29, (6), pp. 540-548. DOI: 10.1080/19371918.2014.890150. Go to website.

McHugh, R. K., Nielsen, S., & Weiss, R. D. (2014). Prescription drug abuse: from epidemiology to public policy. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, Advance online publication, 1-7. DOI: 10.1016/j.jsat.2014.08.004. Go to website.

Montero-Marin, J., Piva Demarzo, M. M., Stapinski, L., Gili, M., & Garcia-Campayo, J. (2014). Perceived stress latent factors and the burnout subtypes: a structural model in dental students. PLoS ONE, 9(6), e99765. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0099765. Go to website.

Moore, D. (2014). Reflections on the enduring value of critical scholarship. Drug and Alcohol Review. Published online 7 August 2014. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12190. Go to website.

Murray, C. J. L., Ortblad, K. F., Guinovart, C., Lim, S. S., Wolock, T. M., … Degenhardt, L., … & Vos, T. (2014). Global, regional, and national incidence and mortality for HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria during 1990–2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013. The Lancet, 384(9947), 1005-1070. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)60844-8. Go to website.

Nelson, E. C., Heath, A. C., Lynskey, M. T., Agrawal, A., Henders, A. J., Bowdler, L. M., Todorov, A. A., Madden, P. A. F., Moore, E., Degenhardt, L., Martin, N. G., & Montgomery, G. W. (2014). PTSD risk associated with a functional DRD2 polymorphism in heroin-dependent cases and controls is limited to amphetamine-dependent individuals. Addiction Biology, 19(4), 700–707. DOI: 10.1111/adb.12062. Go to website.

Nielsen, S., & Bruno, R. (2014). Implementing real-time prescription drug monitoring: Are we ready? Editorial. Drug and Alcohol Review, 33(5), 463-465. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12195. Go to website.

Nielsen, S., Hillhouse, M., Mooney, L., Ang, A., & Ling, W. (2014). Buprenorphine pharmacotherapy and behavioral treatment: comparison of outcomes among prescription opioid users, heroin users and combination users. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, Advance online publication. DOI: 10.1016/j.jsat.2014.06.006. Go to website.

Nielsen, S., Hillhouse, M., Weiss, R. D., Mooney, L., Sharpe Potter, J., Lee, J., Gourevitch, M. N., & Ling, W. (2014). The relationship between primary prescription opioid and buprenorphine-naloxone induction outcomes in a prescription opioid dependent sample. American Journal on Addictions, 23(4), 343-348. DOI: 10.1111/j.1521-0391.2013.12105.x. Go to website.

Nielsen, S., Lintzeris, N., Bruno, R., Campbell, G., Larance, B., Hall, W., Hoban, B., Cohen, M. L., & Degenhardt, L. (2014). Benzodiazepine use among chronic pain patients prescribed opioids: associations with pain, physical and mental health, and health service utilization. Pain Medicine, Advance online publication, 1-11. DOI: 10.1111/pme.12594. Go to website.

Norberg, M. M., Hides, L., Olivier, J., Khawar, L., McKetin, R., & Copeland, J. (2014). Brief interventions to reduce ecstasy use: a multi-site randomized controlled trial. Behavior Therapy, Advance online publication, 1-15. DOI: 10.1016/j.beth.2014.05.006. Go to website.

Petersen, A., Tanner, C. and Fraser, S. (2014). Practicing food anxiety: Making Australian mothers responsible for their families’ dietary decisions. Food and Foodways, 22, 3, 175-197. DOI: 10.1080/07409710.2014.935671. Go to website.

Pettigrew, S., Jongenelis, M., Chikritzhs, T., Slevin, T., Pratt, I.S., Glance, D., Liang, W. (2014). Developing cancer warning statements for alcoholic beverages. BMC Public Health, 14, 786-786. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-786. Go to website.

Ritter, A. (2014). Where is the pleasure? : Commentaries on Wilkins (2014). Addiction, 109(10), 1587-1588. Go to website.

Roche, A., Pidd, K., & Kostadinov, V. (2014). Trainee Chefs’ Experiences of Stress, Bullying and Coping in Commercial Kitchens. Journal of Health Safety and Environment, 30(2), 259-269. (Not available online).

Rowland, B., Toumbourou, J. W., & Livingston, M. (2014). The association of alcohol outlet density with illegal underage adolescent purchasing of alcohol. Journal of Adolescent Health, Advance online publication, 1-7. DOI: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2014.08.005. Go to website.

Rowland, B., Toumbourou, J. W., Satyen, L., Livingston, M., & Williams, J. (2014). The relationship between the density of alcohol outlets and parental supply of alcohol to adolescents. Addictive Behaviors, 39(12), 1898-1903. DOI: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2014.07.025. Go to website.

Seear, K. and Fraser, S. (2014). Beyond criminal law: The multiple constitution of addiction in Australian legislation. Addiction Research & Theory, 22, 5, 438-450. DOI: 10.3109/16066359.2014.910511. Go to website.

Seear, K. and Fraser, S. (2014). The addict as victim: Producing the 'problem' of addiction in Australian victims of crime compensation. International Journal of Drug Policy, 25, (5), pp. 826–835. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2014.02.016. Go to website.

Shanahan, M. (2014). Multinational Overview of Cannabis Production Regimes: [book review]. Drug and Alcohol Review, Advance online publication, 1-2. DOI: 10.1111/dar.12176. Go to website.

Silins, E., Horwood, L. J., Patton, G. C., Fergusson, D. M., Olsson, D. A., Hutchinson, D. M., Spry, E., Toumbourou, J. W., Degenhardt, L., Swift, W., Coffey, C., Tait, R. J., Letcher, P., Copeland, J., Mattick, R. P., & for the Cannabis Cohorts Research, C. (2014). Young adult sequelae of adolescent cannabis use: an integrative analysis. Lancet Psychiatry, 1, 286-293. DOI: 10.1016/S2215-0366(14)70307-4. Go to website.

Smith, J. L., Mattick, R. P., Jamadar, S. D., & Iredale, J. M. (2014). Deficits in behavioural inhibition in substance abuse and addiction: A meta-analysis. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, Advance online publication, 1-33. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.08.009. Go to website.

Snow, K., Young, J., Preen, D., Lennox, N. and Kinner, S. (2014). Incidence and correlates of hepatitis C virus infection in a large cohort of prisoners who have injected drugs. BMC Public Health, 14, pp. 830. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-830. Go to website.

Sordo, L., Indave, B. I., Barrio, G., Degenhardt, L., de la Fuente, L., & Bravo, M. J. (2014). Cocaine use and risk of stroke: A systematic review. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 142, 1-13. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.06.041. Go to website.

Stapinski, L. A., Rapee, R. M., Sannibale, C., Teesson, M., Haber, P. S., & Baillie, A. J. (2014). The clinical and theoretical basis for integrated cognitive behavioral treatment of comorbid social anxiety and alcohol use disorders. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, Advance online publication, 1-18. DOI: 10.1016/j.cbpra.2014.05.004. Go to website.

Stewart, B., Natasha, S., Turnbull, D., Andrews, J., & Mikocka-Walus, A. (2014). Changes in Australian injecting drug users’ mental health problems and service uptake from 2006-2012. Advances in Dual Diagnosis, 7(4), 1-21. Go to website.

Sunderland, M., Slade, T., & Krueger, R. F. (2014). Examining the shared and unique relationships among substance use and mental disorders. Psychological Medicine, Advance online publication, 1-11. DOI: 10.1017/S0033291714002219. Go to website.

Tait, R. J., McKetin, R., Kay-Lambkin, F., Carron-Arthur, B., Bennett, A., Bennett, K., Christensen, H., & Griffiths, K. M. (2014). A web-based intervention for users of amphetamine-type stimulants: 3-month outcomes of a randomized controlled trial. JMIR Mental Health, 1(1), e1. DOI: 10.2196/mental.3278 Go to website.

Teesson, M., Baillie, A. J., & Slade, T. (2014). ‘Truth or consequences’—what about truth or dare: commentary. Addiction, 109(11), 1782-1784. DOI: 10.1111/add.12694. Go to website.

Torok, M., Darke, S., Shand, F., & Kaye, S. (2014). Violent offending severity among injecting drug users: Examining risk factors and issues around classification. Addictive Behaviors, 39, 1773-1778. DOI: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2014.07.002. Go to website.

Xu, F., Sullivan, E. A., Li, Z., Burns, L., Austin, M., & Slade, T. (2014). The increased trend in mothers' hospital admissions for psychiatric disorders in the first year after birth between 2001 and 2010 in New South Wales, Australia. BMC Women's Health, 14, 119. DOI: 10.1186/1472-6874-14-119. Go to website (open access).

Yap, L., Carruthers, S.J., Thompson, S., Cheng, W.S., Jones, J., Simpson, P., Richards, A., Thein, H., Haber, P., Lloyd, A. and Butler, T. (2014). A descriptive model of patient readiness, motivators, and hepatitis C treatment uptake among Australian prisoners. PloS One, 9, (2), pp. e87564. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0087564. Go to website (open access).

Zeisser, C., Stockwell, T.R. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2014). Methodological biases in estimating the relationship between alcohol consumption and breast cancer: The role of drinker misclassification errors in meta-analytic results. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 38, (8), pp. 2297–2306. DOI: 10.1111/acer.12479. Go to website.